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glitch Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-27-07 06:47 PM
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45. The definitions of words change all the time. And new words are created.
We all get to make the rules on how language works, if enough of us agree the dictionaries change. Ain't that right? Where do you think Bzzzzzt came from? Silly Morgana, you don't get to decide who loses. :P
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  -This is for you, Katie Couric, Pt. 2 BobcatJH  Mar-26-07 12:49 PM   #0 
  - K & R  Christa   Mar-26-07 12:51 PM   #1 
  - There is something very special waiting down the road for people like Katie Couric.  AndyA   Mar-26-07 12:52 PM   #2 
  - K & R  asSEENonTV   Mar-26-07 12:53 PM   #3 
  - Recommended - Any chance Couric would take this tone & approach with,  Phredicles   Mar-26-07 12:55 PM   #4 
  - All she sees is Ratings buzz ~ I am now positive  goclark   Mar-27-07 09:43 AM   #41 
  - Katie: The Evil Gidget.  graywarrior   Mar-26-07 12:56 PM   #5 
  - She was a perky thang in her day, wasn't she?  reality based   Mar-26-07 01:06 PM   #7 
  - Couric came off as an idiot.  damntexdem   Mar-26-07 01:23 PM   #10 
  - Never liked her  emilyg   Mar-26-07 09:11 PM   #24 
  - Ooooooh, that's perfect and cuts to the bone. Good one.  spenbax   Mar-26-07 06:55 PM   #18 
  - And Wolf Blitzer is THE EVIL MOONDOGGIE!  Joe Bacon   Mar-26-07 11:55 PM   #32 
  - Like Chucky?  Dinger   Mar-26-07 11:59 PM   #35 
  - Some say that Katie Couric is a media whore  Ignacio Upton   Mar-26-07 12:57 PM   #6 
  - Some rank Katie as a journalist some where between Judith Miller  rhett o rick   Mar-26-07 01:09 PM   #8 
  - Good post, one tiny quibble.  glitch   Mar-26-07 01:13 PM   #9 
  - True  BobcatJH   Mar-26-07 01:24 PM   #11 
  - I agree, context matters  glitch   Mar-26-07 01:37 PM   #13 
  - Oh, please --  Morgana LaFey   Mar-26-07 06:33 PM   #17 
     - Oh no! We disagree. Making (or keeping if you prefer) "whore" female only is sexist, IMO. nt  glitch   Mar-26-07 09:10 PM   #23 
        - It IS a sexist term; you can't change it by also calling men the same  Morgana LaFey   Mar-27-07 02:23 PM   #44 
           - The definitions of words change all the time. And new words are created.  glitch   Mar-27-07 06:47 PM   #45 
              - Sorry. You can't unring a bell.  Morgana LaFey   Mar-27-07 09:35 PM   #46 
                 - Yikes. Ok, that's it. You're off my buddy list. nt  glitch   Mar-27-07 10:33 PM   #47 
  - This is what really pissed me off about the interview...  fooj   Mar-26-07 01:33 PM   #12 
  - Katie, some say you're a hypocritical right-wing dumb ass. How do you respond?  jgraz   Mar-26-07 02:30 PM   #14 
  - Great post, but...  TheGoldenRule   Mar-26-07 02:46 PM   #15 
  - She never smiled -  screembloodymurder   Mar-26-07 04:33 PM   #16 
  - Kicked again  Joe Bacon   Mar-26-07 06:59 PM   #19 
  - See: "What if Caesar Rodney had stayed home?"  ddeclue   Mar-26-07 07:24 PM   #20 
  - Couric is a pathetic example of the Modern Infogandist  tom_paine   Mar-26-07 07:26 PM   #21 
  - The Edwards would be embarrassed to read the OP and the vitriol here.  Clarkie1   Mar-26-07 09:00 PM   #22 
  - Nearly all of the people posting at 60 Minutes' site disagree with you  spooky3   Mar-26-07 09:23 PM   #25 
  - Is that supposed to convince me they are right? nt  Clarkie1   Mar-26-07 09:59 PM   #26 
     - That always seems to be the response people  spooky3   Mar-26-07 10:17 PM   #29 
        - I share the same view as Edwards on this.  Clarkie1   Mar-27-07 01:21 AM   #37 
  - I agree  TomClash   Mar-27-07 12:48 PM   #43 
  - What irritated me most was: "Tell me what . . ." "Explain to me . . ."  beaconess   Mar-26-07 10:10 PM   #27 
  - I'm getting in on this conversation late, and I'm glad to see a thread on it  schrodingers_cat   Mar-26-07 10:15 PM   #28 
  - I have a feeling if she gets her "walking papers" she'll walk right over to Faux News  AnotherMother4Peace   Mar-26-07 11:03 PM   #30 
     - i believe she already is "Faux mews!"..only on CBS!!  flyarm   Mar-26-07 11:49 PM   #31 
        - Oh, KKKatie KKKommitted one FAUX PAUS after another!  Joe Bacon   Mar-26-07 11:58 PM   #34 
  - Did Keith Mention Something About This Tonight?  Dinger   Mar-26-07 11:58 PM   #33 
  - Katie Couric=media whore...I like it! Well said and done!  kaygore   Mar-27-07 12:23 AM   #36 
  - Didn't Katie continue...  greyghost   Mar-27-07 04:28 AM   #38 
  - you are correct.  tenaciousradical   Mar-27-07 05:45 AM   #40 
  - CBS is slumming it!  AX10   Mar-27-07 05:19 AM   #39 
  - Couric has confirmed loud and clear her "hack" status  Hobarticus   Mar-27-07 10:37 AM   #42 

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